The Niger Journal of Richard and John Lander
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The Niger Journal of Richard and John Lander

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The journal of the Lander brothers provides a narrative of one of the most important missions of exploration in the history of West Africa. The editor's introduction contains much new material on the Landers and their journey drawn from hitherto unpublished sources, while an epilogue describes Richard Lander's last expedition to the Niger in 1832-4 and his death at Fernando Po. Originally published in 1965.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 17.53mm | 385g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1138861855
  • 9781138861855
  • 1,226,829

Table of contents

1. The Riddle of the Niger2. Richard and John Lander3. The Landers' Journal4. The States of the Niger Area in 18305. The Text of the JournalJournalGlossary1. Portsmouth to Badagry2. Badagry to Jenna3. Jenna to Katunga4. Katunga5. Katunga to Kiama6. Kiama7. Kiama to Boossa8. Boossa to Yaoorie9. Yaoorie10. Yaoorie to Wowow11. Wowow12. Boossa13. Boossa to Lever14. Lever to Zazozhi15. Zagozhi16. Zagozhi to Egga17. Egga to Damuggoo18. Damuggoo to Kirree19. Kirree to Eboe Town20. Eboe Town to Brass Town21. Brass Town to Londonshow more